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Tractors and machinery for agriculture and forestry - Basic types - Vocabulary

Published by the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers, St. Joseph, Michigan

ASAE  ANSI/ASAE S390.6   December  2016

Keywords: Definitions, Equipment, Machinery

1 Scope

This International Standard provides terms and definitions for agricultural field equipment designed primarily for use in agricultural operations for the production of food and fibre.

NOTE: Other terms commonly used for "agricultural field equipment" are "farm machinery", "farm implements", "implements of husbandry" and "agricultural machinery".

This International Standard also applies to agricultural tractors used in forestry applications. Purpose-built forestry machines, as defined by ISO 6814, are not included.

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